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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Nepal on Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Nepal on Tuesday, 12 May 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: Nepal on Sat, 25 Apr 06h11, which had occurred 2 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Nepal on Tuesday, 12 May 2015
May 12 09:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.1.
Date & time: Tuesday, 12 May 2015 07:36 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.6°N / 86.18°E (Nepal)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (1045 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 12 May 2015
Tue, 12 May 07:36 UTCM 6.3 / 15 km33km NNE of Ramechhap, NepalUSGS
Tue, 12 May 07:36 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km NEPALEMSC
Tue, 12 May 07:36 UTCM 6.3 / 15 kmNNE of Ramechhap, NepalGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
chennai, india (3478.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Jamshedpur / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Patna Bihar India / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Horrible
jaipur / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Dalhausi, Kolkata / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dhaka (597.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kolkata (600.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Manesar Gurgaon (915.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was working on my computer when i felt my chair shaking. all Office Building vacated as we work at 6th floor, Many people were already out there.
Bantala, Kolkata / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dhaka / MMI III (Weak shaking): Was working at the desk. Felt light movement, but ignored it cuz I felt tired, and thought it was my imgaination. Happened twice in a few minutes.
Kolkata / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
KOlkata (600.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gurgaon / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was working on my computer when i felt my chair shaking. First i thought my wife who was standing behind my chair was shaking it but when she too felt it then we ran out of our house. Many people were already out there.
New Delhi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Gurgaon (904.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
kolkata (601.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Prolonged virbation felt in Kolkata,India.
Deoria / MMI V (Moderate shaking): log ek bhukamp ke baad fir bhool kyon jaate hain
Kolkata, New Town, Rajarhat (605.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
guwahati (600.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
new delhi (887.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rajabagicha, Cuttack (794.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
ahmedabad / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gurgaon (900 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dhaka (Bangladesh) (592 km SE from epicenter)(no details): This was horrible. (via EMSC)
Gorakhpur (India) (307 km W from epicenter)(no details): Badly shaking (via EMSC)
Kolkata (India) (598 km S from epicenter)(no details): This shaking was just for a couple of seconds, but distinct enough to notice. (via EMSC)
Kishanganj (India) (236 km SE from epicenter)(no details): it was a small one. (via EMSC)
Muzaffarpur (India) (192 km SW from epicenter)(no details): We felt it but time was very short. 10 sec (via EMSC)
Nagpur (India) (1027 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Shock was minute. I just felt my chair was shaking. It last for about 1 min. (via EMSC)
Kolkata (India) (599 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt it this time too but it less... The grund was shaking and the water in the underground water tank was making small waves which were visible. All is well so far... (via EMSC)
Kolkata (India) (592 km S from epicenter)(no details): Loc: Belghoria, KolkataSlight tremors felt. Nothing more. No need to panic yet. If need be, run to open areas/spaces. (via EMSC)
Guwahati (India) (564 km E from epicenter)(no details): 2times strike again...... (via EMSC)
(Bangladesh) (563 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt my head was spinning during the earthquake . I Was terrified. God save us. (via EMSC)
Patna (India) (255 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Very high tremors. (via EMSC)
Patna (India) (254 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Horrible (via EMSC)
Patan (Nepal) (98 km W from epicenter)(no details): Quick shake of 2 seconds (via EMSC)
Gurgaon (India) (917 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bad shakeup (via EMSC)
Gurgaon (India) (915 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was relaxing on my bed when I noticed that my fan i s shaking irregularly. My bottle of water also shooked. (via EMSC)
Gurgaon (India) (912 km W from epicenter)(no details): Walked out of office to the field outside. (via EMSC)
New Delhi (India) (911 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt it in Delhi (via EMSC)
Hardoi (India) (612 km W from epicenter)(no details): I just seeing TV and I felt a tremor I just ran away of my house with family (via EMSC)
Kolkata (India) (606 km S from epicenter)(no details): Am from Kolkata. Felt this quake for about 30 sec. The most intense in my life. Water in the bottle was shaking vigorously. Chair i was sitting on also vibrated. I was ready enough to know that it was an earthquake. Got out of my flat and seeked refuge on the road. Will advice all people in such situation to do so asap. Mobile connection is still not working. A true dialect: His existance shall prove whilst science shall fail in front of people's eyes. (via EMSC)
Dhaka (Bangladesh) (594 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Pretty good swaying on 6th floor here in Dhaka. (via EMSC)
Dhaka (Bangladesh) (594 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Nothing to say. Scary... The building was shaking like a boat. (via EMSC)
Dhaka (Bangladesh) (593 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Everything was shaking (via EMSC)
Lakhimpur (India) (546 km W from epicenter)(no details): This is serious (via EMSC)
Basti (India) (364 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt it. Though mild this time in here (via EMSC)
Jayenpur (India) (363 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I FEAL EARTH QUAKE (via EMSC)
Butwal (Nepal) (281 km W from epicenter)(no details): Todsy I feel an earthquake .its 7.1 (via EMSC)
Patna (India) (254 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt heavy tremors (via EMSC)
Siliguri (India) (234 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The whole building was shaking (via EMSC)
Namchi (India) (210 km E from epicenter)(no details): Slight jolt (via EMSC)
Bharatpur (Nepal) (185 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt in chitwan Nepal (via EMSC)
Dharan (Nepal) (133 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Yet another earthquake !! (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (97 km W from epicenter)(no details): We felt it. (via EMSC)
Suryabinayak (Nepal) (89 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt while working on the office (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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